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Scott Hannan | Defenseman

Team: San Jose Sharks
Age / DOB:  (36) / 1/23/1979
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 215
Contract: view contract details

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The San Jose Sharks won't be re-signing defenseman Scott Hannan.
Hannan was a very effective defenseman in his prime, but those days are clearly behind him. The 36-year-old had two goals and seven points in 58 games with the Sharks. He may be able to latch on as a depth player on another team. Jun 19 - 7:19 PM

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Scott Hannan would like to continue his NHL career, but it might not come with San Jose.

The Sharks probably won't bring him back for another season. There's also a chance that Hannan could change his mind and retire if he doesn't get much interest as a free agent. In 58 games this past campaign, the 36-year-old defender posted seven points and 69 blocks, while averaging 16:18 of ice time.
Jun 1 - 4:12 PM

Scott Hannan (undisclosed) won't play Monday night.

He took a puck to the face on April 1 against Colorado and he's already missed two games. Hannan doesn't have any fantasy value.
Apr 6 - 4:30 PM

Scott Hannan has been named the San Jose's nominee for the Bill Masterton Trophy.

The Masterton Trophy is awarded annually to the player that "best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to ice hockey." The 36-year-old played in his 1,000 game earlier in the season. "It’s an honor to be able to be able to play as long as I have," Hannan said. "I owe that to a lot of people, coaches and family."
Apr 4 - 9:48 AM

Scott Hannan (head) probably won't play on Friday.

Hannan was hit in the face by the puck during Wednesday's contest. The Sharks have called up Karl Stollery to help fill the void.
Apr 3 - 3:55 PM

Scott Hannan (head) is questionable for Friday's contest.

Hannan was struck in the face by the puck during the third period of Wednesday's game. The Sharks might call up a defenseman as a result of this injury.
Apr 2 - 4:19 PM

Scott Hannan took a puck to face and had to be rushed off for repairs in the third period of San Jose's win over Colorado on Wednesday.

The incident occurred just to the left of the San Jose net on a clearing attempt. Hannan, 36, went straight to the dressing room holding the left side of his face. Considering he was cut in the eye just recently it could be safe to assume that he reopened and old wound. We will pass along an update when there is one. He scored and was a plus-1 on the night in 14:08 of ice-time.
Apr 2 - 2:11 AM

Scott Hannan (face) took part in Sunday's game.

Hannan was initially considered questionable after receiving a cut near his eye during Saturday's game. He ended up posting a minus-one rating in 19:12 minutes of ice time Sunday.
Mar 30 - 1:35 AM

Scott Hannan was cut under the eye following a hit from Flyers forward Nick Cousins.

He left Saturday’s game at 7:23 of the third period and didn’t return. San Jose played a majority of the game without Marc-Eduoard Vlasic after he left injured, so they spent a good portion with only four defenseman. He played 17:12 on Saturday with two penalty minutes. Hannan is questionable for Sunday's game.
Mar 28 - 8:25 PM

Defenseman Scott Hannan will be a healthy scratch Monday night versus the Senators.

Hannan has been held out of the last two Sharks games and has one goal and five assists in 54 games this year. He carries no fantasy value.
Mar 23 - 6:05 PM

Scott Hannan isn't paying too much attention to the looming trade deadline.

"I don't even think about it. You just control what you can out there," Hannan said. "There are things you can't control. You just play. Right now the focus is on winning games here, and that’s really all you can do. That’s how I've approached the trade deadline since I've been in the league." With the Sharks' chances of making the playoffs slowly slipping, there's been speculation that Hannan might be moved. The Pittsburgh Penguins have been listed as a potential destination.
Feb 26 - 10:07 AM

Scott Hannan will dress for Monday's game against Edmonton.

Hannan suffered an upper body injury in Saturday's game against Chicago, but is ok to dress Monday versus the Oilers. Hannan only has one assist in 38 games this season and is expected to be paired up with Matt Irwin as the third defensive unit.
Feb 2 - 8:51 PM

Scott Hannan didn't skate with the Sharks on Sunday.

Hannan absorbed an arguably high hit from Bryan Bickell during Saturday's contest. He managed to complete the game, but he might end up missing Monday's match against Edmonton. Hannan has an assist in 38 contests in 2014-15.
Feb 2 - 11:32 AM

Scott Hannan will sit out against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.

He has no fantasy value
Jan 6 - 8:19 PM

Scott Hannan is a healthy scratch Monday night in Winnipeg.

The veteran defenseman was projected to play Monday but is instead in the press box as he watches teammate Matt Irwin suit up in place versus the Jets. He has played in 31 games this season picking up just one assist to go along with a plus three rating and 22 penalty minutes.
Jan 5 - 8:15 PM

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